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New Estate Life

I’ve spoken briefly about life in a new estate, but not as much as I’d like to have. I’m sure there are some readers interested in what life is like in a new estate and maybe decide if it’s the life for them and their family. 454 more words

Sunday Nights

How good are Sunday evenings? home with the family, watching a movie, and enjoying our new house! :D and the new items we’ve purchased over the past few weeks!

Home Stretch

Sadly there was no Christmas in July at the new house this year. The majority of readers who played the blog’s handover date guessing competition… 418 more words


That moment you love a wall...

We finally got around to putting up our New York Fire Escape wall mural…. And I’m officially in love with a wall! <3

My hubby worked all day putting this up, it’s quite a fiddley process and as it’s such a feature, it’s important to take your time with it and make sure it’s right. 66 more words

Moving on

We met the SM this morning and begrudgingly accepted Metricon’s decision in regard to the flooring issues. Whilst they agreed to remove the trims around the kitchen and waterfall edge, they stood firm on the expansion joint in the hallway. 429 more words


Guess our handover date competition 

It’s not much of a Monday in Sydney. No clear blue skies to welcome in the new week. It’s wet, cold and plain miserable – just the perfect weather for sleeping in. 171 more words


Batten Fix NĂșmero Uno

We didn’t get downlights because we love the idea of batten fixes to suit our industrial theme…

As people we don’t like stark or really bright lights, we prefer soft muted lighting, we find it to be “warmer”… 97 more words